Sunday March 18, 2018

Detour: CUPE 2424 labour disruption at Carleton University

Due to ongoing picketing, bus service detours will be in effect between 6:00 am and 10:00 pm Monday to Friday at Carleton University.

O-Train will not be affected but ParaTranspo service will likely experience delays.

Elgin Street Construction

Routes 5 and 14 will continue their regular routes during Elgin Street construction beginning March 12, 2018.  Construction may cause delays.

Public Transit In Canada's Capital

New $10 bill not yet accepted at ticket machines

The new $10 bank note featuring Viola Desmond cannot be used to purchase fares at OC Transpo ticket machines at this time. Changes will be made to our systems to allow them to accept the revised $10 bill format in the near future.

Extended bus lanes on Chapman Mills

On Sunday, Feb. 4, Chapman Mills bus lanes were extended between Longfields and Beatrice. Travel times on Routes 99 and 406 are faster and more reliable. Buses no longer serve the stop at Chapman Mills / Mancini (#1402). The stop at Chapman Mills / Leamington (#1404) moved less than a block west. All other stops remain in service. Map of new routing »

Discounted single fare of $1.75 for Community Pass customers

Community Pass customers who pay for their trip with e-Purse will be charged a reduced fare of $1.75 beginning in February. The discounted Community e-Purse fare ($1.75 in 2018) is half the cost of the regular fare. The discount is available on Presto and ParaPay only. All customers who have enabled the Community Pass fare on their account will receive the discount. For those who have been charged the old fare since Jan. 1, 2018 – you will automatically receive a refund directly to your Presto card by the end of February. Discounted single fare of $1.75 for Community Pass customers: Read More »

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